Fuel Cell Technologies Ltd. (“FCTL”) reported on the quarter ended June 30, 2006, with financial results, management discussion and analysis, and highlights of corporate activity. Total revenue for the three months and six months ended June 30, 2006 was $643,573 and $893,539 respectively. Second quarter revenue includes the revenue from the two BOPs delivered to […]
Udomi announced the introduction of the EFOY-OUTDOOR power supply for off grid applications. This system combines the Direct Methanol Fuel Cell unit...
Boeing announced that it is developing a light aircraft powered by fuel cells and electric motors, which may make it potentially the greenest plane in the air. It would emit no carbon dioxide or other pollutants, and would leave only a slight trail of water. Although it would operate almost completely silently, its most pressing […]
SemiSouth Laboratories announced that it has completed the construction of its new silicon carbide (SiC) manufacturing facility and has completed a large portion of the installation of its manufacturing equipment. To mark this milestone, the company held a Grand Opening celebration at the Starkville site. The event also marked the opening of II-VI, Inc.‘s SiC […]
Xantrex Technology Inc. installed its new Hybrid Power System combined with solar power on the Xeni Gwet’in First Nation near Chilko Lake, British Columbia. This remote site is located in the Chilcotin area of central B.C., more than three hours from the nearest urban center, with no access to the provincial electricity grid. The system […]
The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Department of Energy‘s (DOE) Energy Star® program are seeking commentary on a proposed energy management...
Scientists at Swansea University’s Electronics Systems Design Centre (ESDC) have received a £1 million (US $1.8 million) grant to work on SoCs that could reduce energy consumption. The grant comes from the U.K. Department of Trade and Industry’s technology transfer program, and the university will work with two of the U.K.’s leading semiconductor companies: Zetex […]
The United States Department of Energy Assistant Secretary Alexander A. Karsner announced that Paul Dickerson J.D., CPA, has joined the Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) as its Chief Operating Officer (COO). “Im pleased to have Paul as a member of our team,” said Assistant Secretary Karsner. “His extensive experience in management, international […]
Sun Microsystems announced that Pacific Gas and Electric Co. (PG&E), one of the largest natural gas and electric utilities in the United States serving 350,000 California businesses, is offering significant rebates as part of a new energy incentive program for computer servers. The CoolThreads technology Sun Fire T1000 and T2000 servers – which the company […]
HydroGen Corp. announced its financial results for the fiscal second quarter ended June 30, 2006. HydroGen’s net loss was $1.54 million for the quarter, or $0.14 per basic and diluted share, based on the weighted average of 11,013,805 common shares outstanding. This compares with a net loss of $1.64 million for the second quarter ended […]
Power Technology, Inc. announced that it had begun the manufacturing of its patented current collectors in its new pilot plant. The plant has successfully manufactured reticulated vitreous carbon onto which a custom designed plating system applies a lead tin alloy to create patented current collectors for use in the company’s advanced batteries. Bernard J. Walter, […]
WorldWater & Power Corp. reported financial results for the second quarter and six months ended June 30, 2006. Revenue for the second quarter was $1.8 million, compared with $0.2 million reported in the second quarter of 2005. Gross profit for the quarter was $0.3 million or 15.5% gross margin, versus a loss of $0.1 million […]
The American Wind Energy Association (AWEA), the national trade association of the U.S. wind energy industry, announced that U.S. wind energy installations...
Johnson Controls-Saft Advanced Power Solutions (JCS) has been awarded a 24-month contract to develop advanced, lithium-ion (Li-Ion) batteries for hybrid-electric vehicles (HEVs) by the United States Advanced Battery Consortium (USABC). In the project, 50% financed by USABC, engineers and scientists at JCS will enhance Li-Ion battery technology for near-future HEVs. They will focus on accelerating […]
Evader, Inc. announced that the first shipments of customer-ordered Evader electric motor scooters will be available in stores by August 15. Initially,...